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D. Mark Manley, a professor in the Physics Department at Kent State University, provides short introductions for almost one hundred famous astronomers and astrophysicists from the Classical Period to the present. By searching either chronologically or alphabetically, users can find out about a given astronomers major successes as well as birth years and places. A link is provided for each scientist listed, offering more in-depth information. Astronomers and historians can find inspiration by learning about the scientists education and their important contribution to science. Most of the links also present a picture of the scientist and many interesting links.

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    Informal Education,Grade 6,NSDL,Grade 8,Grade 9,Undergraduate (Lower Division),oai:nsdl.org:2200/20120114184805333T,Space Science,Stars,Moons,Social Sciences,Grade 7,NSDL_SetSpec_1007936,Grade 14,Grade 10,Grade 11,Universe origin,Grade 13,Life Science,Stellar evolution,Scientists and inventors,Evolution,Higher Education,Middle School,Grade 12,Earth and space science,History and nature of science,Scientific breakthroughs,History/Policy/Law,Comets,Historical perspectives,Solar system origin,Solar system,High School,Solar system changes,Planets,Technology,Geoscience

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